Vandalia Police Reports Oct. 18-20

By Darrell Wacker -

VANDALIA – The following police reports were received from the Vandalia Division of Police. All subjects are innocent until found guilty in a court of law.

October 18

A complainant reported that two males and a female who she had met through a mutual friend forced their way into a room at the Knights Inn and assaulted her and stole several items. The investigation continues.

A complainant on Greenhurst Dr. reported an unknown person loosened the lug nuts on his vehicle. The investigation continues.

October 19

An employee of Vandalia Medical Center reported finding a dollar bill folded up in an exam room that contained a clear capsule with an unknown substance inside. It was booked into police property for destruction.

A 17 year old juvenile was charged with possession of marijuana after a phone call to Butler High School said it would be found in her backpack. The case was referred to Montgomery County Juvenile Court.

Delbert Adams, 56, was arrested for two counts of petty theft after being stopped for shoplifting at the Kroger on Northwoods Blvd. After being confronted, the loss prevention officer recognized him from a previous incident which resulted in the second charge. After fleeing on foot, Adams was apprehended along I-75 southbound near the Crown Lift Truck building. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

A complainant on Ashworth Dr. reported that an unknown person stole two buckets of tools from the rear of his truck. The investigation continues.

License plates were seized from a vehicle parked at an address on S. Brown School Road per a confiscation order from the Ohio BMV.

October 20

A known person brought an Ohio driver’s license to the police department after finding it on a walk near Scott Avenue and Dixie Drive.

After a welfare check, a resident on Kirkwood Dr. was voluntarily committed to a hospital due to an overdose of medication.

Kevin C. Nickel, 35, was arrested for public intoxication after officers were unable to find a sober friend to take custody of him. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Officers were asked to check an address for a theft suspect by the Huber Heights Police Department. Once located, officers stayed at the address until a Huber Heights officer arrived.

By Darrell Wacker

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.